Record Players

Alternative ways to recycle
Illegal in Garbage, Recycling & Drains

As e-waste, record players can be disposed of through the  County Household Hazardous Waste Program.

If your record player is in good condition, consider donating it.

Trash Bin

Never Throw in the Garbage

A record player contains hazardous material that can leach into the environment if improperly disposed of. Never throw them in the garbage.

Alternative Ways to Recycle


Best Buy's Electronics and Appliances Recycling Program

Best Buy will recycle old record players and many other home electronics for free. They accept up to three items per day from each household. They also offer a trade-in program for more desired electronics. Find a location here.

Ways to Reuse

Donate to a Thrift Shop

Drop off an unwanted record player at a local thrift store or give it away. Donating unwanted items extends their lifespans.

Did You Know?

"Turntablism" - Art Making Turntable

Artists are transforming old record players into illustrators. They have reinvented “turntablism,” which is a word describing the act of using a turntable to draw revolving images.